Handcrafted talking sticks, made to help keep order. For centuries Native Americans have used this method to keep order at council meetings. Only one person is allowed to talk at a time. The speaker is determined by who holds the Talking Stick, as the Talking Stick is passed to each person in the council, all members get to give their opinion equally and without interruption. Measures 10 inches in length, perfect for hands of all sizes. Each has a certificate of authenticity and is handcrafted by Navajo Indians.